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Vinson & Elkins LLP

2801 VIA FORTUNA, SUITE 100, AUSTIN, TX 78746-7568, USA
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Milam Newby

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Vinson & Elkins LLP

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Mergers & Acquisitions/Private Equity


Newby’s practice is focused on private and public companies from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies, venture capital firms, and other private and public equity investors. Newby assists companies and investors in private financing transactions, private and public securities offerings, mergers and acquisitions, management buy-outs, debt financing, joint ventures and strategic alliances, and other business transactional matters. Newby advises companies on organization, capital structure, stock incentives, board meetings and governance of corporations, partnerships and other business entities, litigation risk management and securities law compliance, and disclosure. Newby is the Managing Partner of V&E’s Austin office.


*Member: University of Texas School of Law Alumni Association Executive Committee *Nominee: Outstanding Young Texas Exes Award *Executive Committee: Austin Technology Council


*The University of Texas School of Law, J.D. with honors, 2003 *The University of Texas, B.A. with honors, 2000 *Admitted to practice: New York, 2004; Texas, 2006

United States: M&A/corporate and commercial

Venture capital and emerging companies

Within: Venture capital and emerging companies

Primarily based in Austin, Vinson & Elkins LLP's practice has been kept busy handling investor-side mandates. Paul Tobias advised CognitiveScale on its $26m Series B-1 financing, and acted for Elsewhere Partners, as lead investor, in the $12m Series A financing of Statflo. Other clients include Teva Pharmaceuticals, SailPoint Technologies Holdings and Pensa Systems. Wes Jones and Milam Newby are other key contacts. William Volk has retired.

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